Burning daylight—thought these were tornadoes, I think those are the burning oil wells in Kuwait during the Gulf War. Iraq set fire to more than 600 of them as they retreated from Kuwait during the Gulf War in 1991
June 2010 Shooting on assignment from the John Hancock Center, the Chicago Tribune photographer Chris Sweda captured lightning bolts hitting the Sears Tower and the Trump Tower at precisely the same moment. Photograph: Chicago Tribune photo by Chris Sweda
Night Supercell An amazing supercell tracks across southern Nebraska, producing other-worldy storm structures. At times this storm looked like a giant tsunami in the sky. The supercell formed after two supercells merged near McCook Nebraska.